Murderer and drug trafficker who founded the New York-based division of the gang known as the Almighty Latin Kings and Queens Nation. In 1995, he was sentenced to life plus 45 years in prison for ordering several murders while already behind bars.
He was born in Havana, Cuba and came to the United States in 1980.
In almost unheard of-move, the judge in his case ordered that the entirety of his life sentence be spent in solitary confinement.
He shot and killed his girlfriend in 1981.
He and Sammy Gravano are both gang leaders based in New York.